The repair technicians at Shiny Computers can breathe life back into a broken iPhone. With same-day service on all devices, they replace screens, fix buttons, swap out batteries, and install faceplates beautiful enough to make a robot instantly fall in love. True to their name, the techs also work on computers, with services including removing viruses.
Best Thrift works to benefit the community in two ways–by giving shoppers access to high-quality secondhand goods and by helping to support Eggleston Services, a Hampton Roads charity that has been devoted to job placement for the disabled for the past 50 years. Visitors can peruse 32,000 square feet of men's, women's, and children's apparel, as well as sections stocked with specialty items such as Halloween costumes or winter coats. Vintage and modern clothing range from $0.75 to $19.99, with a variety of other items such as tv's, appliances, lighting, toys, linens, and household items.
For more than 45 years, Fabric Hut has been amassing a comprehensive collection of imported and domestically produced fabrics and sewing supplies, all sprawling across 14,000 square feet of retail space. Against the store's back wall, a vibrant array of quilting fabric replicates the rainbow's spectrum, and in the nearby bridal department, swathes of delicate laces and flashy sequins await crafty brides-to-be or restrained Cher impersonators. Fabric Hut also carries sewing machines from Janome and Elna and sewing cabinets and chairs from Horn and Koala.
1st Down Sports Inc helps fans deck out their bedrooms, dens, cars, and game rooms with sports-themed furniture and decor. Shoppers stick decals of their local baseball teams on car windows, shoot pool on tables emblazoned with the logo of their favorite pro football teams, or hang drapes and fly flags that proudly display the colors of their alma maters.